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How can I place an order?

Author Visits

Foreign Languages


General query

Submission Policy

Phone: 617 354 1300
Fax: 617 354 1399

Star Bright Books
13 Landsdowne Street
Cambridge, MA 02139

How can I place an order?
All orders, both retail and wholesale can be placed with us directly via the website (look for the ‘add to cart’ button on each book page) or by contacting us at:
Phone: 617 354 1300
Fax: 617 354 1399

Star Bright Books
13 Landsdowne Street
Cambridge, MA 02139

We offer discounts to literacy and non-profit organizations. Queries regarding discounts for specialty markets and corporate premiums can be addressed via email to:

How can I arrange an author visit to my school or library?

Many of our authors and illustrators are available for school and library visits and we would be happy to help you make those arrangements. Please send an email that includes your contact information and the details about your proposed event (including author/illustrator name, venue, event, event date, and audience size) to

I would like a Star Bright Book in a language other than English, is that possible?
We are proud to publish books in 24 languages and look for opportunities to reach out to readers of additional languages. If you are looking for a book for your group or school in a language we haven’t as yet published, please let us know.

Where can I get a copy of the Star Bright Books catalog?

If you need a printed copy of the catalog, please send a request to

What if I have another question?

Send us an email at or call us at 617 354 1300

Does Star Bright Books accept manuscript submissions?

Star Bright Books does accept unsolicited manuscripts and art submissions. Please follow these guidelines:

We welcome submissions for picture books and longer works, both fiction and non-fiction. Please note that we are particularly interested in books that satisfy our goal of publishing books that are entertaining, meaningful and sensitive to the needs of all children.

Please be sure your work is appropriate for Star Bright Books by reviewing our ‘About Us’ page and visiting bookstores and libraries to look at our books.

Please include a telephone and email address where we may contact you if we are interested in your work.

Note that we have a small staff and it may take up to six months to review any submissions.  We will only contact you if we are interested in acquiring your work.

We do not accept e-mailed submissions and will not review work that is submitted digitally.

Do not send your originals or your only copy of any work. Star Bright Books is not responsible or liable for any artwork or manuscript submissions.

Five important things when you submit a manuscript.

1. Include a stamped self addressed envelope if you want your manuscript returned,

2. If an email response is sufficient, be sure to include your email address

3. Write your name and address on your cover letter.

4. Ensure your name is on each page of your manuscript.

5. Number the pages of your manuscript.

Submissions can be mailed to:

Star Bright Books
ATTN: Submissions
13 Landsdowne Street
Cambridge, MA 02139